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Douglas C-47 ( 46.5 in. / 118.1 cm )

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Douglas C-47

Hobby Helpers's Douglas C-47

Type Model: Twin engine, Control line, semi scale, WW2 transport
Construction: Built-up balsa
Wingspan:46 inches, low-wing, dihedral
Engine: twin engine; OK Cub .19 CI suggested
Designer: Walter Musciano
Magazine: Hobby Helpers Dec 1954. plan # 1249
Plan Language: English

This model is no harder to construct than any single-engine scale control-liner as Mr Musciano mentions in his article. It's is a bit larger than most control-line models, though. I consider Mr Musciano number 1 in designing scale control-line model airplanes.

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ID: 80807
File Size: 3.4 MB
Type: Airplane
Class: Control-Line
Use: Cargo
Motor: Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.15-To-0.20-CI (2-strokes)
Wingspan: 46.5 in. / 118.1 cm
Publisher: Hobby Helpers
Magazines:  More at RCBookcase
Pub. Ref: 1249
Designer: Walter A. Musciano
Date: 12/1954
Weight:4.5 lb.
Listing Editor: kenb
Added: 26/03/2015 16:04
Updated: 24/04/16 10:06:08pm
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Hello, I'm Ken Barclay

Flew first powered model airplane: 1/2A CL - 1953
Competed in AMA sanctioned events: C/L Combat, C/L Scale 1955-1961
USAF - 1962 - 1968 RC-130, RB-50, C-47, C-54, CH-56, RC-135
1st R/C: Falcon 56 with HeathKit radio
Resumed R/C: 2008 - Prefer stand-off scale (semi-scale) model airplanes

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Plan ID:80807
Keywords:Douglas C-47 Twin engine Control line semi scale WW2 transport 46 in wingspan twin engine WW2 transport/cargo Walter Musciano Hobby Helpers plan #1249
Model Type:Airplane
Aircraft Use:Cargo
Wingspan: 46.5 in. / 118.1 cm
Wingspan Class:100cm-To-125cm (40in-To-50in)
Wing Position:Low-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Straight-Wing-Trap
Wing Dihedral:Dihedral
Landing Gear:Taildragger
Motor Type:Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.15-To-0.20-CI (2-strokes)
Number of Motors:2-Push-Pull
Weight:4.5 lb.
Weight Class:2000g-To-2500g (70.5oz-To-88.1oz)
Construction Skills:Low-Intermediate
Pilot Skills:Low-Intermediate
Publisher:Hobby Helpers
Magazines:  More at RCBookcase
Designer:Walter A. Musciano
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